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The Lighting basics is all about the 'rudimentary' techniques that photographers use to light their photographs. These are the sorts of elements that can be built upon to create more complex and artistic lighting scenarios. While this often includes the discussion of basic artificial lighting techniques, it is not a tag that is inherently restricted to questions about artificial lighting.

There are 5 basic lighting setups that are used in studio portrait photography as outlined in the following questions:

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